Fujiwara
   The clan comprising the descendants of Fujiwara, Kamatari (614-669) who rose to power in the mid-seventh century assisting the imperial prince to make reforms which eventuated in the ritsuryo system. The Fujiwara family remained intertwined through marriage and government positions with the imperial line. Fujiwara, Yoshifusa (804-872) became 'regent' (sessho) when a child emperor was enthroned in the mid-ninth century and his adopted son became both regent and chief counsellor (kanpaku) of the imperial family. By virtue of these hereditary appointments which continued regardless of the age of subsequent emperors the Fujiwara became effectively the rulers of medieval Japan until the mid-eleventh century.

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  • Fujiwara — als Begriff bezeichnet: eine japanische Adelsfamilie, siehe: Fujiwara (Familie). eine alte Hauptstadt Japans, siehe: Fujiwara kyō. ein Wetterphänomen, siehe: Fujiwhara Effekt. Personen: Harry Fujiwara (* 1935), auch Mr. Fuji, Wrestler. Fujiwara… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Fujiwara — (藤原, campo de glicina) puede referirse a: Clan Fujiwara y los miembros del mismo: Fujiwara no Kamatari (614 669); Fujiwara no Yoshifusa (804 872); Harry Fujiwara (n. 1935), exluchador y manager estadounidense; Sakuhei Fujiwhara (1884 1950),… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Fujiwara —   [fudʒi ], japanisches Adelsgeschlecht, das vom 8. bis 12. Jahrhundert die Politik des Kaiserhauses prägte und dem Höhepunkt der Heianzeit im 10. und 11. Jahrhundert ihren Namen (Fujiwarajidai) gab. Für Verdienste um die Krone wurde Nakatomi… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Fujiwara — (izg. fudživára) DEFINICIJA 1. moćna obitelj koja je vještom diplomacijom i politički korisnim udajama za careve dominirala japanskim dvorom i državom 2. Sadave (1162 1241), vodeći japanski pjesnik svoga vremena i najutjecajniji japanski… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Fujiwara — Le clan Fujiwara (藤原氏, Fujiwara shi) est une famille de la noblesse japonaise qui a donné de nombreux régents aux empereurs Japonais pendant les périodes Nara (奈良時代, Nara jidai) et Heian (平安時代, Heian jidai). Le clan a existé de l’époque Kodai… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Fujiwara — ), literally wisteria field is a Japanese surname. If you were looking for the weather effect regarding cyclones, see Fujiwhara effect.The name can refer to:People* The Fujiwara clan and its members ** Fujiwara no Kamatari * Northern Fujiwara… …   Wikipedia

  • Fujiwara — /fooh jee wahr euh/; Japn. /fooh jee wah rddah/, n. a member of a powerful family in Japan who exercised power as regents in the name of the emperor, A.D. 858 1160. * * * …   Universalium

  • Fujiwara — ► Familia noble de Japón de los ss. IX XII. Usurparon prácticamente el poder de la corte real …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Fujiwara — /fooh jee wahr euh/; Japn. /fooh jee wah rddah/, n. a member of a powerful family in Japan who exercised power as regents in the name of the emperor, A.D. 858 1160 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fujiwara no Teika — A portrait of Teika by Kikuchi Yōsai (菊池 容斎) Born 1162 Kyoto, Japan Died September 26, 1241( …   Wikipedia

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